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All personnel withdrawn from Russian navy base in Syria - diplomat

26.06.2013 07:25

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister says all personnel had been evacuated from the navy resupply base in Tartus, Syria, adding that not a single Russian military serviceman remained in the country.

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Anonymous user 04.07.2013 00:09

It is a black mark for amers.

Anonymous user 02.07.2013 18:13

If russia did leave, i suspect it's because of Russia and China's military exercises coming up =)

Anonymous user 01.07.2013 12:25

I could be wrong, Russia must untie her ties with Syria to deal with Iran.

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 19:34

Looks like Russia is protecting it's hardware. Surely so they can threaten the US Navy.

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 17:18

for mother russia

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 09:57

Putin says "Grab your vodkas and run for your life, the USA is coming to bomb us to oblivion!!!"

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 05:35

Russian warships, expensive and useless pots, they only work to evacuate,

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 05:28

Iran, China, India, learn and scrap russian weapons. outdated, cheap and useless.

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 04:53

Its own port in Tartus is the only thing the Russians can stand up to because it does not fight back

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 04:33

Russia isn't scared of being there because of the US. This is part of a larger plan, just wait & see

Anonymous user 28.06.2013 04:11

A base pull out & yet 16 Russian warship accumulate nearby. Wonder what is Putin's plan? What next?

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